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Ruby Jarmon

Ruby Jarmon

INDIANOLA — Ruby Lee Jarmon was born April 11, 1941, in Indianola, to the late David Lee Jarmon and Lola Bell Anderson. Ruby transitioned unto eternal rest Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas.



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Temple Baptist Church members issued $500 tickets for parking lot service

By JON ALVERSON JALVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

The phone rang at the mayor’s office earlier this week and the voice on the line said, “We’re having church on Wednesday, no matter what.”

The caller, according to Greenville Mayor Errick Simmons, claimed to be the pastor of Temple Baptist Church on Reed Road in Greenville.



Greenville’s newest hotel, Tru by Hilton, opens its doors Thursday

By JASMINE STEVERSON JSTEVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

Tru by Hilton, Greenville’s newest lodging attraction, is set to open its doors to guests Thursday evening. 

The 84-room hotel that broke ground in July 2018 is a joint partnership formed by the Chawla and Retzer families — Suresh Chawla, Mike Retzer and Michael Retzer.



Parkerson-Downs

Mr. and Mrs. Angie and Kelly Saxton, of Belzoni, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tori Parkerson, to Jay Downs.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha and Jackie Gunter, of Greenville, Jean Pohlman and the late Bob Pohlman, and Frances Saxton and the late Sam Saxton.


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Semmie Crawford

Semmie Crawford

GREENVILLE — Semmie Marie Crawford, 82, homemaker, of Greenville, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at her home.

She was born March 5, 1937, in Little Rock, Arkansas, the daughter of Jesse LaNier and Mary Sudduth LaNier.


Public EPA meeting

Keith Ziobron, a branch manager for Cardno in Marietta, Georgia, gives a presentation on the Environmental Protection Agency's Brownfields Grant program last week at the William Alexander Percy Memorial Library.


NCAA proposes replay tweak to targeting, 2-pt OT shootouts

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2017, file photo, Hawaii wide receiver Kalakaua Timoteo, center, drops the ball as he gets hit by UCLA linebacker Josh Woods, left, and defensive back Mossi Johnson (21) at the goal line, during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Pasadena, Calif. Woods was penalized for targeting and ejected.


Johnny Lee Green

Johnny Lee Green

Greenville - Funeral services for Johnny Lee Green, 64, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville.

He passed May 8 at Cleveland Nursing and Rehab and will be buried under the direction of Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville.


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